Founder & CEO
4MGroup - UK
Përparim Rama, CEO and Founding Director of 4M GROUP, is an award-winning Architect and Conceptual Artist. His distinctly integrated approach and passion for architecture has been presented in numerous media publications: London Building Design Magazine, BBC, CNN, Bloomberg, RAI, The Times Newspaper, The Western Australian and his project works are visible in more them 20 countries around the globe. Rama has won multiple awards with 4M GROUP and personally. He has been on the Jury panel for the World Interior News Awards a judge on Hotels, Bars and Restaurants in 2014 and 2017. Rama completed his RIBA part 1 BA (Hons) from London South Bank University School of Architecture in 1998, followed by RIBA Part II Postgraduate Degree from the University of East London School of Architecture in 2003. Also, that year, Rama completed his Masters with Distinction from the Centre for Evolutionary Computing in Architecture and Urban Planning at UEL. Since that time, aside from his success with 4M GROUP, his career has catapulted to include accomplishments such as a consultant for the 2012 London Olympics, proudly making history at the 13th Venice Biennale in 2012, as the first person to represent Kosovo in this event. Rama is heavily immersed in sustainable development strategies and incorporates this into all 4M projects making sure that all undertakings are assessed by a sustainable engineer, and utilizes recyclable materials. He has assisted Qatar National Research Fund (QNRF) as a peer reviewer and specialist consultant for Qatar 2030 The vision for Doha. Rama is a visiting critic to various university architectural programs and as a former tutor for the Nottingham University School of Architecture. AWARDS OF THE OFFICE: SBID 2017: Design Excellence Awards – Finalist – Bar Restaurant Design – Ku De Ta Perth Australia; SBID 2016: Design Excellence Awards – Finalist - Bar Restaurant Design – Zebrano City London UK; Love London Awards 2016: Winner – Best Coffee Shop Camden – Trufflesseco – London UK; Love London Awards 2016: Winner – Best Coffee Shop Soho – My Place – London UK; WIN Awards 2013: Winner - Best Bar Design – Hammam Jazz Bar – Prishtine, Kosove; Innovation Award 2012: Winner – Kosova Architecture Association – Hammam Jazz Bar – Prishtine, Kosove. AWARDS OF THE SPEAKER: All the above + Casting Creativity Award 2013: Architecture Association – London UK; Zemra E Kosoves Award 2017: Made In Kosova – Prishtine Kosove.